Revolutionary Timeline

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Delcaration of Independence

1776

The colonists drafted this document in 1776 to declare their independence from Great Britain.

Winter at Valley Forge

1777

One of he biggest hardships for the colonies in which we were low on supplies food and morale.

Battle Of Saratoga

1777

The main turning point in the revolutionary war for the colonies.

British Move South

1778

The British, After losing battles north, move their operations down towards the carolinas.

British Capture Savanah Georgia.

1778

British take the colonists fort in Savanah Georgia.

John Paul Jones War at Sea

1779

One of the first naval operations that the colonists preformed.

Battle Of Charlesten

1780

The worst defeat of the colonists in the war. 5000 americans surrendered.

Battle of Kings Mt.

1780

One of he bloodiest battles of the war.

Minor Battles Of No Significance

1781

After the battle of Yorktown there were some minor battles that really did not help or hurt the colonies or Britain

The War Ends

1781

The final end to the Revolutionary war.

Battle of Yorktown

1781

The last battle of the Revolutionary War.

The Treaty Of Paris

1783

The document that said the colonies were a county. Britain gave all of The colonies soldiers back.